About City of Livermore Located approximately 50 miles east of San Francisco, with a varied population of approximately 89,648 residents, Livermore is an integral part of the San Francisco Bay Area. Successfully competing in the global market as a knowledge-based, resource-rich economy, the City is powered by its wealth of research, technology and invention. Livermore’s arts, culture, western heritage and vibrant wine industry provide a unique blend to this special community. Livermore’s General Fund is $91.5 Million with a total operating budget of $172.4 Million, which funds 453 FTE employees. Quality of life is a fundamental part of the Livermore experience. With access to 45 parks, 15 miles of bicycle trails and paths, Lake Del Valle recreation area, 3 library facilities, 4 championship golf courses, a vibrant Downtown, cultural and civic events year round, and the beautiful Livermore Wine Country, the City provides an unbeatable community experience. The character, heritage and smart growth of Livermore make it a special place to live, work and play.